Kachol Lavan Hebrew Teachers

Kachol Lavan is a unique supplemental Hebrew school program of the Schwartz/Reisman Centre (SRC), supported by UJA Federation of Greater Toronto. This supplemental school program runs every Sunday in 3 locations across the GTA augmented by additional cultural programs and special events. Kachol Lavan serves a diverse community from infants up.

Kachol Lavan brings the community excellence in Jewish education, focusing on imparting a love for the Hebrew language, proficiency in spoken Hebrew and a connection to Israel.  Hebrew classes run from SK to grade 8. Among our many additional popular programs: Musitaf, Chess, Choir, Theatre, Hebrew for adults, Unique Israeli studies, Leadership program and an exceptional Bar/Bat Mitzvah program.

We are looking to expand our Kachol Lavan Team for the 2014/5 year with qualified, engaging, committed and dynamic teachers:

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Running from September to May, Kachol Lavan offers unique Hebrew immersion programming for JK to grade 8 students on Sunday mornings at 3 easy to reach locations in the GTA: Thornhill @ the Schwartz/Reisman Centre, mid-town @ the Prosserman JCC and down-town @ the Wolfand Centre in Toronto.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

Kachol Lavan teachers will embrace our Vision and provide exceptional education and programs to our students, including:

  • Liaise with the Educational Leader regarding curriculum and program development and innovations.
  • Following lesson outlines and guides provided, implement creative, innovative, theme-based and age-appropriate lessons.
  • Engage the students and foster a positive learning experience and outcome.
  • Track student attendance and communicate with parents regularly and keep them informed and involved in their child’s progress.
  • Provide comprehensive final reports at the end of the school year.
  • Attend staff meetings and training as required.
  • Volunteer for at least 2 Kachol Lavan/community events.
  • Be a positive ambassador and role model and inspire students and families.

KEY REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:

  • University degree.
  • Ontario/Israel teaching certification.
  • Hebrew as a first language.
  • Knowledge of Jewish culture, traditions, Israel and community.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills: great attitude, warm, friendly, flexible and positive “can-do’ attitude.
  • Creative and organized: ability to develop and deliver excellent lesson plans, lessons and programs.
  • Punctual, responsible and dependable.
  • Minimum two years experience working with children and/or adult learning.
  • Passion for serving the community and strengthening the connection between the local Canadian community to Hebrew language and Jewish heritage.

REMUNERATION:

  • Based on qualifications and experience.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Please submit your resume by e-mail to Inga Yakhnin, Administrative Manager, Kachol Lavan by January 30, 2015. Please clearly state the position title in your email as well as your teaching location preference.

E-mail: info@kachol-lavan.com

We appreciate and thank you for your application, however we will only contact those candidates we wish to interview.